Bake Sale

On Friday 30th May, pupils for Millburn Academy will be holding a bake sale. This will be at break time and all cakes will be priced at 50p. The pupils are raising money for a World Challenge trip to India.

Don’t forget your pennies!

bake sale

Have your say!



Please make sure you go to the main school blog and vote for your preference of times for the school day next year! Voting will close on Friday 31st May so please ensure you get your vote in before then!

Also, if you have not done so already, please send the feedback from that came home with the reports into school as soon as possible. It is important that we know how you felt about the reports and also schedule a meeting to discuss the report, if necessary.


Summer Fete

The annual Summer Fete is on Saturday and preparations are well under way! If you would like to earn a massive 50 HOUSEPOINTS for your house then please bring in all of the following:

– a jar filled with goodies (chocolates, craft things…)

– a game (old or new)

– a DVD (old or new)

– a bottle of something

– a book (old or new)

If you would like to enter the Athletic Animals Competition then photos need to be in by 9am on Friday.

Try to come along on Saturday between 12 and 3.


Story time

This week, we have been learning how to add voice and emotion to our writing. The reader should be able to work our what your character is like through what they say. We planned our stories with a friend and then wrote the stories on our own. When they are finished, we can compare and see how different they are. We were enjoying our writing so much, and were so proud of it that we wanted to share with a friend or two…

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Football Taster Sessions

This Thursday (8th May) we are lucky enough to be getting some Football Taster Sessions. Our slot is from 9 – 9.50 so to make the most of this, please try to come to school dressed and ready to play. You don’t need to wear PE kit if you don’t want to but please make sure you have appropriate footwear on (trainers).


SOCS Summer Fete

Keep Saturday 24th May from 12.00-3.00 free as it’s our annual Crown Summer Fete!  There will be so much to enjoy: Velocity Bike Track (bring your own bike and helmet!), Hook a Duck, Home Baking, Bouncy Castle, Beat the Goalie, Jam Jar Surprise, BBQ, Tombola, Raffle, Second-hand books, toys, games and so much more! The winner of the Athletic Animals competition will also be announced on the day, so make sure your photo entry is returned to school before the 24th! We’ll be looking for donations of items to sell at the Fete, so please start sending things into school this week. Thank you in advance for making this fundraising event a success!